Orthopaedic Plaster Technician Job, Current Kenyan Medical Jobs, 

Nairobi Adventist Hospital (NAH) is a Seventh-day Adventist (SDA) church-established and owned Hospital. It is a tertiary (level 4) hospital located in Nyari west area in Westlands sub-county, Nairobi County, Kenya. According to the SDA ranks, the Hospital is within the Central Kenya Conference of SDA Church (CKC) within the East Kenya Union Conference(EKUC) of the East-Central Africa Division (ECD).

Orthopaedic Plaster Technician

Reports to: HEAD OF ORTHOPEDIC SECTION

Job purpose

Working under the direct supervision of orthopedic surgeons. They assist in the operating room, apply, and remove casts, fit walking aids, and perform other support duties in the general orthopedic rehabilitative services.

Responsibilities

  • Manipulating and reducing fractures and dislocations.
  • Fixing and removing casts, bandages to and from patients.
  • Correcting Congenital Talipes Equino – Varus (C.T.E.V).
  • Participating in the management of minor orthopaedic and trauma cases in emergencies and accidents.
  • Sensitizing and creating awareness on orthopaedic and trauma conditions to the communities.
  • Protecting patients and support staff by adhering to Infection Control Protocols.
  • Counselling patients/clients on issues regarding orthopaedic trauma.
  • Ensuring compliance with the set standard operating procedures.

Qualifications

  • Certificate in Orthopaedic Plaster and Traction Technology or Orthopaedic Plaster Technology from a recognized institution.
  • Registration with a professional body.
  • Certificate in computer operations from a recognized institution.

How to Apply

Interested candidates are invited to send their application, CV, letter of reference from pastor/chaplain, and copies of certificates on or before Tuesday, 31st August 2021 to [email protected]

All the required documents cited above should be sent as one PDF document (no hard copies will be accepted)

Addressed to: The Human Resource Manager,

Central Kenya Conference P. O. Box 41352-00100

Nairobi

Quoting the position applied for as the subject line.

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